Topaz Times

The Topaz Times was published in the Topaz concentration camp, Utah, from September 1942 to August 1945. The newspaper was staffed mainly by camp inmates who wrote the articles, set the type, and printed the final copies.

Topaz Times (433)

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Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 12 (July 29, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-192)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 12 (July 29, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-192)
Selected article titles: "Segregation Procedures Formulated" (p. 1), "Myer Explains Reasons for Segregation Plans to Safeguard, Further National Interest" (p. 1), "Tule Lake for Segregates" (p. 1), "The Mail Box: Through the V-Mail" (p. 2), "City Swelters for Fifth Day" (p. 3), "Ten Colorado Counties Closed to Relocators" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 29 (September 7, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-209)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 29 (September 7, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-209)
Selected article titles: "Transferees to Receive Instructions" (p. 1), "Chicago WRA Aide Here; Will Counsel Relocators" (p. 1), "Vaccinations for Typhoid Urged" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. X No. 9 (January 31, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-377)
doc Topaz Times Vol. X No. 9 (January 31, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-377)
Selected article titles: "McCord to Discuss Problems on Resettlement of Dependency Cases" (p. 1), "Monroe Released on Bail for Shooting" (p. 1), "Coast Sentiment More Favorable Now -- Wolter" (p. 1), "To Save California's Name. An Editorial Reprint" (p. 2), "Hood River: Legion Urged to Restore Nisei GI's" (p. 2), "Wash. Gov. Opposes Coast Return ...
Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 23 (February 26, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-280)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 23 (February 26, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-280)
Selected article titles: "Jerome Center to Close in June -- Ickes" (p. 1), "101 Nisei at Minidoka Report for Physicals; 2 Refuse Order" (p. 1), "City Council Recognizes Topaz Citizens' Group" (p. 1), "House Vetoes Bill on Denaturalization" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 29 (February 4, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-91)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 29 (February 4, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-91)
Selected article titles: "Army Recruiting Team Coming. Combat Unit Volunteering, WRA Registration Set for City Residents" (p. 1), "Citizens' Meeting on Army Plan" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 4 (April 12, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-295)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 4 (April 12, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-295)
Selected article titles: "130 Topaz Youths to Report Tomorrow for Preinduction" (p. 1), "1800 Cakes of Tofu Distributed to Mess Halls" (p. 3), "Nisei May Still Register for November 7 Election" (p. 4), "Nisei Feels Like a Child 'Kicked Out' From Home" (p. 5), "Negroes Also Rap Army Discrimination Program" (p. 5).
Topaz Times Vol. III No. 35 (June 17, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-173)
doc Topaz Times Vol. III No. 35 (June 17, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-173)
Selected article titles: "Election Results Given. Voting Heavy" (p. 1), "Semi-Family Style Service Instituted in Dining Halls" (p. 1), "Arizona Restrictive Law to be Contested by JACL" (p. 3), "WRA Aids Job Placement of NYA Students" (p. 3), "Center Receives Turkey Poults" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 51 (March 2, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-114)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 51 (March 2, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-114)
Selected article titles: "Scouts to Hold Big Field Day This Week End" (p. 1), "Kido Well After Recent Beating" (p. 1), "To Interview Women Interested in WAAC" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. V No. 36 (December 28, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-255)
doc Topaz Times Vol. V No. 36 (December 28, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-255)
Selected article titles: "Relocation Interviews of Families to Start Jan. 3" (p. 1), "Ernst Upholds Council's Ban on Bingo Game" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. III No. 38 (June 24, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-176)
doc Topaz Times Vol. III No. 38 (June 24, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-176)
Selected article titles: "Successful Farm Program Aided by Volunteer Help" (p. 1), "Simplified Procedure for Use of Aliens in War Plants Told" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 39 (December 16, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-49)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 39 (December 16, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-49)
Selected article titles: "Residents Meet to Organize Xmas Programs" (p. 1), "First Part of Paychecks Ready Today" (p. 1), "Students Advised on Relocation" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 7 (April 24, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-401)
doc Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 7 (April 24, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-401)
Selected article titles: "Issuing of Ration Stamps Explained" (p. 1), "Japanese Foodstuffs Available in Bay Area" (p. 2), "Most Evacuees Enjoy Welcome Upon Return" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 45 (December 23, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-55)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 45 (December 23, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-55)
Selected article titles: "Fukagai Still Missing" (p. 1), "Christmas Gift Donors Named" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. III No. 23 (May 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-161)
doc Topaz Times Vol. III No. 23 (May 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-161)
Selected article titles: "More Screens to be Given Later" (p. 1), "Meeting Set for Internees' Kin" (p. 1), "Yellow Dent Corn Planted to Cut Costs of Hog Feed" (p. 1), "Mystery Plane Breaks Record" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 61 (March 15, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-124)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 61 (March 15, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-124)
Selected article titles: "Enlistees' Total Rises to 103; Movie Taken" (p. 1), "Credo of Volunteers of Topaz" (p. 1), "Newcomers Welcomed: Hawaiians Settled in Block 1" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 12 (August 12, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-332)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 12 (August 12, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-332)
Selected article titles: "Cleveland: Public Told of Nisei Casualties" (p. 1), "Six Universities Need Language Instructors" (p. 2), "4-Year-Old Child Killed in Tule Truck Accident" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 11 (January 14, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-72)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 11 (January 14, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-72)
Selected article titles: "Gov. Maw Inducts Councilmen. Topazans Hold Banquet in Honor of Executive" (p. 1), "Council Forms Merit Board, Law Commission" (p. 3), "Use Phones Only for Emergencies" (p. 3), "Field Workers to Serve for Public Welfare" (p. 3), "Dedication: Public Flag Ceremony Set for Today" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 8 (January 11, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-69)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 8 (January 11, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-69)
Selected article titles: "1943 Council Holds First Meeting" (p. 1), "Evacuees Exempt from Victory Tax" (p. 1), "Organize Local Red Cross" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 22 (June 14, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-315)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 22 (June 14, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-315)
Selected article titles: "Jerome: 1000 En Route to Gila and Ht Mt." (p. 1), "Nisei Donate to Blood Bank to Free China" (p. 2), "Stronger Affirmative Policy by Government on Relocation Stressed by Carey McWilliams " (p. 2), "Center to be Opened by WRA for Refugees" (p. 3), "Evacuees' Return Urged by Calif. Methodists" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 35 (December 11, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-45)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 35 (December 11, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-45)
Selected article titles: "Visitor Brings Materials, Plans for Topaz Xmas" (p. 1), "Director Ernst Inspects City, Notes Progress" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 18 (June 15, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-412)
doc Topaz Times Vol. XI No. 18 (June 15, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-412)
Selected article titles: "Bill Recommends Appropriation of $25,000,000" (p. 1), "Center Health Services to be Curtailed, Washington Reveals" (p. 1), "Japanese Americans in War Effort Told in JACL Booklet" (p. 2), "Trial Set for Five CIO Racists" (p. 6), "Nisei Council, JACL to Aid Resettlers" (p. 6).
Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 18 (May 31, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-311)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 18 (May 31, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-311)
Selected article titles: "Evacuees Return to West Coast Recommended" (p. 1), "Coroner's Jury Says MP Acted 'In Line of Duty' in Shooting" (p. 1), "Chicago: Japanese Home Buying Protested" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 21 (August 19, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-201)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 21 (August 19, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-201)
Selected article titles: "2079 Interned for Duration" (p. 1), "Review of Cases Delayed by CAA" (p. 2), "Transferees: Moving Order Being Planned" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Welcome Issue (September 17, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-1)
doc Topaz Times Welcome Issue (September 17, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-1)
Selected article titles: "Welcome to Topaz" (p. 1), "First Day" (p. 2), "Where to Go" (p. 2), "Topaz: Our City" (p. 2), "Administrative Staff of Central Utah Relocation Project" (p. 3), "Hand Baggages" (p. 3), "School to Open" (p. 3), "Scrap Lumber" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. V No. 7 (October 19, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-226)
doc Topaz Times Vol. V No. 7 (October 19, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-226)
Selected article titles: "Education Adviser Studies Topaz School Procedures" (p. 1), "National WRA Director Expected Here Thursday" (p. 1), "Chinese Exclusion Act Repeal Urged" (p. 1).
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